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US wants Pakistan to take 'immediate, sustained, irreversible' action to counter terrorism, says S Jaishankar
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US wants Pakistan to take 'immediate, sustained, irreversible' action to counter terrorism, says S Jaishankar

The Trump administration has a very clear position on Pakistan and wants Islamabad to take immediate, sustained and irreversible action on reining in terror groups

US warns nations against carrying out anti-satellite weapons test, asks them not to make 'mess' in space
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US warns nations against carrying out anti-satellite weapons test, asks them not to make 'mess' in space

India would only be the fourth country to have used such an anti-satellite weapon after the United States, Russia and China

Al Qaeda leader killed in US counter-terrorism airstrike in Afghanistan
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Al Qaeda leader killed in US counter-terrorism airstrike in Afghanistan

A senior Al Qaeda leader responsible for two major attacks in Pakistan was killed in a US counter-terrorism airstrike conducted last week in Afghanistan.

Obama reviews national security on anniversary of 9/11
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Obama reviews national security on anniversary of 9/11

US President Barack Obama reviewed the national security of the country on the 12th anniversary 9/11 twin tower attacks of 2001.

Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIA
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Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIA

President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary and counterterrorism adviser John Brennan to lead the Central Intelligence Agency, two potentially controversial picks for his second-term national security team.